Hosted by Dr. Richard Mounce, Dr. Brad Edgren discusses his journey as an orthodontic key opinion leader, and author. Also discussed are the importance of early treatment, the relationship between airway and orthodontics, maxillary expansion, wires verses brackets and managing esthetic demands.
Dr. Bradford Edgren earned both his Doctorate of Dental Surgery, as Valedictorian, and his Master of Science in Orthodontics focused on Temporomandibular Disorders and Orthognathic Surgery from The University of Iowa, College of Dentistry. He is a Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics, member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Treasurer of the Southwest Component of the Edward H. Angle Society, Fellow of the American College of Dentists, and Fellow of the International College of Dentists. Dr. Edgren has presented nationally and internationally on the fundamental objectives of early intervention, the relevancy and implementation of cone beam computed tomography (CBCT), and orthodontic diagnosis and treatment planning to numerous orthodontic organizations including: the SW component of the Edward H. Angle Society, the Argentine Society of Orthodontics, the American Association of Orthodontists annual session, multiple orthodontic programs including University of Illinois Chicago, University of Iowa, UNLV, and Modern Bioprogressive Symposiums in Brazil, New Orleans and Mexico City. He has been published in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, the Edward H. Angle Journal, American Journal of Dentistry, Orthodontic Practice US, as well as other national and international orthodontic publications. Dr. Edgren holds a U.S. Design Patent No. US D847,349. His practice is in Greeley, CO.
The Dental Clinical Companion Podcast
Show Host Richard Mounce
Dr. Mounce is a highly sought after opinion leader in the field of endodontics. He has been in full-time endodontic (root canal) specialty practice since 1991. He was one of the first endodontists in the world to use the surgical operating microscope on a daily basis in 1992.
Education: 1977-1981 University of Santa Clara – B.S. Chemistry 1981-1985 Northwestern Dental School – D.D.S. Degree 1989-1991 Oregon Health Sciences University Certificate in Endodontics
Professional & Academic Appointments: 2011-Present Private practice, Rapid City, SD 2006-2010 Private practice, Vancouver, WA 1991-2006 Private practice, Portland, Oregon 2003-Present Editorial Advisory Board, Dentistry Magazine FMC UK Publications 2005-Present Oral Health Journal – Contributing Endodontic Consultant 1988-1989 Oregon Health Sciences University – Undergraduate Instructor on Endodontic Clinical Staff P
Professional & Academic Societies: 1989-Present American Association of Endodontists (AAE) Clinical Instrument Development: 1996-1997 Mounce Extractor, Produced by Excellence In Endodontics (San Diego, CA) 2001-Present Mounce Scoop(s), MX-1, MX-2, MX-3, RM-S Produced by CK Dental Specialists (Orange, CA)
Dr. Mounce has lectured globally on root canal treatment in the following countries: United States, Venezuela, Japan, Nepal, Cambodia, Russia, Canada, Korea, England, Mexico, Portugal, Italy, Holland, Belgium , Greece, Ireland, Poland, Dubai, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Spain, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Serbia, Philippines and Thailand.
Widely published, Dr. Mounce’s articles have appeared in: General Dentistry Journal of the Oregon, Dental Association Journal of Endodontics, Dentistry Today, Katmandu National Hospital Publication, Dental Economics, Oral Health, The Dental Clinics of North America, Journal of the Canadian Dental Association, Compendium ACE Report, Irish Dentist, Endodontic Practice, Dentistry FMC, UK Dentistry, Portugal Agora Italy Amfodent Russia CMP Medica COA, Mexico Contemporary Endodontics, Dental Horizons Dubai, UAE Dental Tribune, Endo Tribune, Henry Schein CE Program, Journal of the California Dental Association, Middle East Dental News, Omni Press Greece, Journal of the NY State Dental Association, L’Informatore Endodontico, Endodontic Therapy Arizona, Endodontic Review
Professional Associations Related to Dentistry: Mastermind Dental Study Group, 1998-2000 Founder and Facilitator Professional association of dentists who met nine times a year for CE (group discussions Guest speakers, formal lectures) in practice administration. Dentists against Domestic Violence (DADV), 1999-2000 Founding Member and President, 1999-2000 DADV worked with the Bradley-Angle House (a local shelter) providing free dental care for battered women, raised money for the shelter and awareness of the problem. Chairman of the “Smile Builders” Fundraiser, September 2000 for the Bradley-Angle House. Emergency Volunteer Dentistry: Plaisance, Haiti, February 1985 Baja, Sonora, Mexico, four trips between June 1985-88 Santa Cruz, Bolivia, April 1994
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